LaCoste, Texas

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Population in 2013: 1,150 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.4%
 
Males: 552  (48.0%)
Females: 598  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78039.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,828 (it was $36,786 in 2000)
LaCoste:

$31,828
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,858 (it was $13,199 in 2000)

LaCoste city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $61,774 (it was $51,600 in 2000)
LaCoste:

$61,774
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $58,882; Detached houses: $71,789; Townhouses or other attached units: $52,473; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $54,972; Mobile homes: $40,323

Median gross rent in 2012: $670.

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LaCoste races chart
  • Hispanic - 676 (60.4%)
  • White alone - 426 (38.1%)
  • Two or more races - 14 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.09%)

Races in LaCoste detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in LaCoste: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.5%), Irish (7.7%), English (6.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%), United States (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.64 square miles.

Population density: 1,791 people per square mile   (low).

LaCoste,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in LaCoste:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in LaCoste city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 4.8%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.2%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in LaCoste, Texas as of April 25, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in LaCoste to the number of sex offenders is 568 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $905 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $856 (1.5%)

LaCoste satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (20.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Castroville, TX (2.3 miles ), Lytle, TX (2.3 miles ), Macdona, TX (2.7 miles ), Natalia, TX (3.0 miles ), Von Ormy, TX (3.2 miles ), Somerset, TX (3.3 miles ), Devine, TX (3.6 miles ), Lackland AFB, TX (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $90,000

Latitude: 29.31 N, Longitude: 98.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 830

LaCoste household income distribution LaCoste home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +234 (+22.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)

Work and jobs in LaCoste: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in LaCoste, Texas

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Tornado activity:

LaCoste-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the LaCoste city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.

On 4/15/1973, a category F4 tornado 34.0 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 12 people.

Earthquake activity:

LaCoste-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 281.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.2 miles away from LaCoste center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 282.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 54.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 54.3 miles away from LaCoste center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 329.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Medina County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
LaCoste topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near LaCoste:

  • TRI COUNTY DIALYSIS FACILITY (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; LYTLE, TX)
  • LYTLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LYTLE, TX)
  • AFV II HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • SOUTHERN TEXAS HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; DEVINE, TX)
  • THE MISSION AT AIR FORCE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • AUTUMN VISTA (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • LEGEND OAKS HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION - WEST (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to LaCoste:

  • Northwest Vista College (about 13 miles; San Antonio, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,683)
  • Palo Alto College (about 17 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,055)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 19 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • San Antonio College (about 22 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 23 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)
  • Trinity University (about 23 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)
  • St Philip's College (about 23 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)

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Notable location: La Coste Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Medina County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 36.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

36.7
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.238. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.238
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 0.406. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.406
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2009 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.65
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.0%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.9% for other race residents, 60.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.6%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

LaCoste compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

LaCoste travel time to work - commute LaCoste mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Utility gas (34%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for LaCoste city (based on Medina County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.98%
Here: 59.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChurches of Christ
Adherents64.4%19.3%7.3%4.5%1.3%
Congregations14.3%33.3%11.9%7.1%9.5%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of GodLutheran ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents1.0%0.5%0.4%0.3%0.9%
Congregations2.4%2.4%2.4%2.4%14.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Medina County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Medina County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Medina County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

7.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Medina County:

28.3%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

19.5%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$7,050$42,3005$40
Judicial and Legal 1$2,551$30,6120$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,279$31,6740$0
Streets and Highways 2$3,640$21,8400$0
Water Supply 1$2,617$31,4040$0
Totals for Government 8$21,137$31,7065$40

7.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.36%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bexar County, TX  3.32% ($38,909 average AGI)
from Atascosa County, TX  0.37% ($29,426)
from Harris County, TX  0.17% ($22,800)


7.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,995 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bexar County, TX  3.61% ($33,406 average AGI)
to Atascosa County, TX  0.39% ($29,667)
to Frio County, TX  0.21% ($26,710)

Strongest AM radio stations in LaCoste:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KCOR (1350 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXTN (1310 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KEDA (1540 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: D & E BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in LaCoste:

  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KZLV (91.3 FM; LYTLE, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCJZ (106.7 FM; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPAC (88.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLEY-FM (94.1 FM; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: KLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • KROM (92.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBBT (98.5 FM; SCHERTZ, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSMG (105.3 FM; SEGUIN, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTFM (102.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KQXT-FM (101.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSTX (89.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KZEP-FM (104.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS LOTUS LTD.)
  • KISS-FM (99.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCOR-FM (95.1 FM; COMFORT, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K279AB (103.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: WILDCATTER WIRELESS, LLC)
  • KMFR (104.1 FM; PEARSALL, TX; Owner: RADIO TUNA, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around LaCoste:

  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KGMM-CA (Channel 58; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KPXL (Channel 26; UVALDE, TX; Owner: PAXSON SAN ANTONIO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KXTM-LP (Channel 21; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • KLRN (Channel 9; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ALAMO PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
  • K57GO (Channel 57; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KSAA-LP (Channel 28; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KRYT-LP (Channel 68; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KNIC-CA (Channel 17; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • K52EA (Channel 52; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHCE (Channel 23; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • K31EX (Channel 31; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KFTO-CA (Channel 67; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • K45DX (Channel 45; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF FLORESVILLE)
  • KJLF-LP (Channel 7; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KBNB-LP (Channel 10; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KOBS-LP (Channel 43; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CLARK ORTIZ)
  • KQVE-LP (Channel 46; La VERNIA, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in LaCoste)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fm 471 5 Mi Between Natalia & Lacoste (Lat: 29.260250 Lon: -98.871139), Type: Mast, Structure height: 21 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WXN587
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.590 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/2013, Expiration Date: 07/12/2023
    Registrant: S&p Communications, 6712 Randolph Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78233, Phone: (210) 656-5073, Fax: (210) 656-5182, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2006
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$76,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9901.00
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